Is it better to quit your job, or be fired?

Is it better to quit your job, or be fired?

Many people who find themselves looking for a new job are in the position they’re in because something didn’t work out at their previous job. But though it may seem like a matter of semantics, how you parted ways with your prior company actually could become very...
What, exactly, is “quiet quitting”?

What, exactly, is “quiet quitting”?

Have you ever heard of quiet quitting? It’s become a coined phrase on social media but the concept is nothing new. Every day an employee goes to work they have the decision to do the bare minimum of work necessary to keep their job for the sake of a paycheck or...
3 Tips To Stay Productive While Working From Home

3 Tips To Stay Productive While Working From Home

While many people have begun going back to work in person within the last few months, many of us are still working our 9-5 from home. Some of us may enjoy working remotely, while others are starting to feel burnt out from their work-from-home environment.   If...
5 Tips For A Job Interview

5 Tips For A Job Interview

Looking for a job can be stressful. Even more stressful, though, is interviewing for one. Interviews are a necessary yet nerve-racking process of securing a job, but it’s something that everyone has to experience. Being nervous is normal, but it is important to...
How To Personalize Your Workspace

How To Personalize Your Workspace

Sometimes it’s easy to feel burnt out while working an office job. After all, the majority of your day is spent sitting in front of a computer. Chances are that your work environment and how you feel about your space are big determinants of how much enjoyment you get...
How To Professionally Fire An Employee

How To Professionally Fire An Employee

If you’re in a professional role that sees you tasked with hiring people, the chances are that at some point, you’re going to have to fire an employee. Assuming the employee didn’t do something despicable to warrant being fired with cause, the process can be tricky....
How To Negotiate A Pay Raise At Work

How To Negotiate A Pay Raise At Work

Everybody wants to make as much money as possible, and your full-time job is usually going to be your most fruitful avenue toward doing so. When you take a job for a specific salary, though, by no means are you bound to accept that salary forever. As companies grow...
The Three Main Types of Paid Time Off

The Three Main Types of Paid Time Off

Nowadays, most jobs offer a variety of benefits as part of the compensation package. One of the most enticing benefits to a large number of people, however, is the company’s paid time off (or PTO for short) policy. Depending on the precise nature of the job, how long...
How To Tailor Your Resume To A Specific Job

How To Tailor Your Resume To A Specific Job

Cover letters are an excellent way of expressing your interest in, and your qualifications for, a specific job. With a cover letter, you can essentially cover every major point on the job description, addressing why you check each box and therefore would be an...
Employee Benefits You Should Look For In A New Job

Employee Benefits You Should Look For In A New Job

When you’re on the job market and searching for something to do on a daily basis, there are many important factors you need to weigh. The salary is obviously the most important thing because that’s what pays the bills, but if you’re putting in long, difficult days at...